M.A. Science Education

Science has excited you since you were a kid.

The M.A. in Science Education offered at the Mallinson Institute for Science Education at Western Michigan University is designed for secondary science teachers and elementary school teachers with a strong science background, or for students beginning work toward a Ph.D. in science education. There are many reasons to choose WMU's online program to continue your education:

Focus on Science

The M.A. in Science Education at Western Michigan University focuses on science content while also enhancing your teaching skills. WMU's program is nationally known as one of the five best programs in the country.

Schedule around your life

100% online. Learn at home. Learn when you want to. Earn elective credits at local colleges or from other online institutions. The program is only 30 credit hours so you can finish fast.

Good for your career

Secondary science teachers with their M.A. earn 21% more than those without. Move up the ladder while you fulfill your state's continuing education guidelines.

Recognized leader in education

Western Michigan University is regularly recognized as a high-quality university for undergraduate and graduate-level education.